New literary agents (with this spotlight featuring Patty Carothers of Metamorphosis Literary Agency) are golden opportunities for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list. The post New Literary Agent Alert: Patty Carothers of Metamorphosis Literay Agency appeared first on WritersDigest.com.
This article is part of a series called Successful Queries. It features actual query letter examples to literary agents that were successful for authors. In addition to the successful query letter, you’ll also see the thoughts from the writer’s literary agent as to why the letter worked. Show More Summary
A new literary agent (with this spotlight featuring Amy Brewer of Metamorphosis Literary Agency) is a golden opportunity for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list. The post New Literary Agent Alert: Amy Brewer of Metamorphosis Literary Agency appeared first on WritersDigest.com.
Mark Gottlieb is a literary agent with the prestigious Trident Media Group, which has represented many bestselling projects. Brandon Tietz of LitReactor interviews. Interview by Brandon Tietz Bio: Mark Gottlieb has ranked #1 among Agents on Publishers Marketplace in Overall Deals and other individual categories. Show More Summary
New literary agents (with this spotlight featuring Julia Livshin) are golden opportunities for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list. The post New Literary Agent Alert: Julia Livshin appeared first on WritersDigest.com.
Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer Beware I've recently gotten a number of reports about a literary agent with a major agency who is offering representation with a "handshake" deal: representation based on a verbal commitment, rather...Show More Summary
Because there are almost as many writers in the U.S. as there are readers, publishing houses are overwhelmed with manuscripts. To help screen out the junk, the major publishers only accept manuscripts submitted through a literary agent. Show More Summary
John and Craig review four Three-Page Challenge entries with the help of Daniela Garcia-Brcek (Literary Manager at Circle of Confusion) and Cullen Conly (Literary Agent at ICM). We then invite the writers up to discuss the notes. It’s not just craft, though. Our special guests give us a behind-the-scenes look at the realities of representation. […]
Reminder: New literary agents (with this spotlight featuring Rachel Horowitz of The Bent Agency) are golden opportunities for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list. About Rachel:...Show More Summary
Reminder: New literary agents (with this spotlight featuring Michelle S. Lazurek of WordWise Media Services) are golden opportunities for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list....Show More Summary
Liz Smith, a pioneer in the world of celebrity gossip and journalism, died of natural causes on Sunday, her literary agent has confirmed. She was 94 years old. Best known for her time as a columnist for The New York Post, Smith’s work...Show More Summary
Gossip columnist Liz Smith has died at the age of 94 of natural causes, according to her literary agent Joni Evans. Deadline reports: Smith’s self-titled column began in 1976 in the New York Daily News, and was soon syndicated to scores of newspapers… Read The post Longtime Gossip Columnist Liz Smith Dies at 94 appeared first on Towleroad.
Gossip columnist Liz Smith, whose mixture of banter, barbs and bon mots about the glitterati helped her climb the A-list as high as many of the celebrities she covered, has died. Literary agent Joni Evans told the Associated Press she died Sunday in New York of natural causes. She was 94. For more...
Liz Smith, the famed gossip columnist known as the “Dame of Dish,” has died at the age of 94. Literary agent Joni Evans confirmed the news to The Associated Press on Sunday (November 12). Liz died in New York due to natural causes. Liz‘s signature style of celebrity storytelling in her “Liz Smith” column led [...]
Liz Smith, the premiere gossip columnist of her generation, died in New York today. She was 94. Her death was first reported by the Associated Press, with confirmation from literary agent Joni Evans, who claimed she died of natural causes. Smith’s...Show More Summary
Publisher’s Weekly is the book trade publication in the United States. As Wikipedia notes, it is the “American weekly trade news magazine targeted at publishers, librarians, booksellers and literary agents. Published continuously since 1872, it has carried the tagline, “The International News Magazine of Book Publishing and Bookselling”. Show More Summary
Veteran literary agent and manager Lucy Stutz has joined Rain Management Group. Stutz began her career in the programming department at Showtime before transitioning to representation and working as a successful agent at The Rothman Agency. Show More Summary
"The accusation that 'society tends to favor privileged voices' is, according to some, not only a political analysis but an economic one. “The fear,” one literary agent told me, “is that if a publisher takes on a book written by a successful white male writer about a disabled Native American lesbian, a real disabled Native American lesbian […]
Nancy Friday, a journalist and author whose best-selling "My Secret Garden" was a landmark compilation of women's sexual fantasies, has died at age 84. Friday died Sunday morning in her Manhattan apartment, said her literary agent, Robert Thixton. She was 84 and died of complications from Alzheimer's....
Christopher Rhodes began his literary career as a teenager, working at bookstores in New Hampshire and then in New York City, where he landed a job at Borders’ flagship location in the World Trade Center. Three years later, Rhodes migrated...Show More Summary